3 Secrets Shay Mitchell Swears By For Perfect Skin

photo: Shay Mitchell


Shay Mitchell, we’ve pretty much been obsessed with her ever since we first caught her on Pretty Little Liars, she was the cool girl you’ve always wanted to chill with. Warmth and charisma ooze out of her, but we wanna know girl, how is your skin so fine?

In recent interviews, Shay has revealed her secrets to her flawless skin- like any good gal pal should! And our ears are wide open!



1. Treat yourself to a spa day

“I’m all about having one day during the week when I have an at-home spa day”

Shay’s personal favorite spa day is when she has time for her nails or a coconut oil hair masque. So why not try taking on a home spa day for yourself? Because for real, who doesn’t want to relax and have a little ‘me time’ with a spa day.

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La Mer Lifting And Firming Mask available here, FOREO Luna Mini 2 available here, Verso Deep Hydration Mask available here.

But when it comes to her skin, Shay takes it seriously, just like we all should as it’s the base to everything! She states that finding products that work really well with your skin are key. The best spa product we’ve ever tried is the FOREO Luna, it’ll exfoliate your face, remove makeup and dirt and won’t damage your skin, just one use will leave you with glowing hydrated skin!



2. Crazy for coconut (loco for coco?)

“It smells amazing and I leave it in my shower, so it’s a constant reminder before I get out to moisturize. I think that’s something people forget to do.”

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Herbivore Coco Rose Oil Body Polish available here, Marc Jacobs Coconut Primer available here, Dr Jackson’s Coconut Melt available here.

Shay swears by coconut oil, saying it has always been a favorite part of her regime. Any dry spots? She’ll dab a little coconut oil on! Coconut oil is a natural ingredient, with thousands of studies that suggest that it is one of the healthiest foods available. But Coconut is not just a delicious fruit, but rather also a savior for the beauty industry.  Shay personally uses it not only for cooking but also on her hands and hair!



3. Moisturizer

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Charlotte Tilbury Magic Cream available here, Bobbi Brown Hydrating Cream available here, Renewed Hope In A Jar available here.

You should moisturize daily, there all different types of moisturizers that all do different things. Get one that smells amazing that is packed with natural ingredients. A busy sleepless week at the office? Use a brightening face cream in the morning and a revitalizing cream at night. We all use different moisturizers in the CGD offices, Beth swears by her Charlotte Tilbury magic cream! There’s a moisturizer for every issue so go see a specialist (or if you don’t have enough time, check out our guide to determining what moisturizer is right for you here). See what skin type you have, then do a little research on products.

Why not try out these helpful little tips and see what they can do for you!

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